Wednesday Nov 20
Closure-threatened school set to house autistic students
New plan for Glanffrwd Infants School in Ynysybwl which is on verge of shutting as part of measures to reduce surplus places A closure-threatened infants school could soon be turned into a centre for children with severe autism under plans announced by the local authority.
Rhondda Cynon Taf services to face chop in bid to bridge funding gap
Public libraries, youth clubs and day centres in Rhondda Cynon Taf could be the first services to be axed after proposals for the initial round of "savage" budget cuts were announced.
South Wales Argus
First Person: Argus cartoonist Tim Harries
"I WAS born in Ynysybwl, in 1967, and my whole family and I moved to Pontypridd in 1969, when I was just two-years-old.
Crowds mark anniversary of mine's closure
The Ynysybwl community turned out in its droves to celebrate the village's mining heritage with a parade and community fun day.